Charles Pirie SKENE

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1935-04-30
Education Loretto, Robert Gordon Univ (DBA)
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Style Charles P Skene, Esq, OBE
Career gp chm and chief exec of The Skene Group of Companies; pres: Jr Chamber Aberdeen 1967, Aberdeen C of C 1983-85, Assoc of Scot Chambers of Commerce 1985-86; fndr Aberdeen Civic Soc 1968, nat sec Jr Chamber Scot 1970 (dir 1969); chm: NE Branch of Lorettonian Soc 1976-86, Royal Northern and Univ Club 1981-82, Industry Year Grampian Area 1986, Industry Matters Grampian Area 1987-89; dir Aberdeen and NE Soc for the Deaf 1973-97, assessor to Dean of Guild 1983-95, industry conslt Scot Educn Indust Ctee 1986-87, former memb Exec Ctee Scot Cncl Devpt and Industry; Robert Gordon Univ: govr 1985-96, visiting prof of entrepreneurship, endowed chair of entrepreneurship 2001, Centre of Enterprise renamed Charles P Skene Centre of Entrepreneurship 2002; memb: Economic Affrs Ctee SCUA 1986-97, Exec Ctee CBI (Scot) 1988-94, 1996-2002 and 2004-, Open Univ Enterprise in Higher Educn Advsy Ctee for Scot 1990-92; chm: RGIT Enterprise Mgmnt Ctee 1988-93, Scot Industrialists' Cncl Grampian Branch, Scotland Educn Ctee CBI 1993-94, Enterprise Gp CBI (Scot) 1994-96; donor of the annual Skene Aberdeen Int Youth Festival Award 1976-2000; initiator Skene Young Entrepreneurs Award Scotland 1987-2004; author of paper Educating Scotsmen and Women 1987; MSC Fit for Work Award, European Year of the Environment (conservation award, design award commendation), Queen's Award for Enterprise Promotion 2005; Hon DBA Robert Gordon Univ 2000; FRSA, FBIPP
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